CHINESE EXPORT SILVER BOX SIGNED OCTAGONAL GOLD WASH. This is an extremely rare c1875 Chinese export silver gilt box. This box was acquired in the late 1970s. And has been in our collection since. The most sought after. Cover with beautiful scene of elder and attendant in garden, pine tree overhead. Sides with leaf and floral panel. This c1875 Chinese export silver gilt box 2 3/8 inches 2 3/4 (standard) ounces. In very fine condition. Much of the facial features of the figures retained. Original gold wash interior and exterior. The item “Chinese Export Silver Box GOLD OCTAGONAL c1875″ is in sale since Sunday, January 08, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes”. The seller is “supershrink” and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Box
- Age: 1850-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Region of Origin: China
- Primary Material: Silver